Polygamy http://kplu.org en Ban on polygamy upheld in Canada; investigations under way http://kplu.org/post/ban-polygamy-upheld-canada-investigations-under-way <p>The Supreme Court of British Columbia has ruled that the ban on religious sects having polygamous marriages will stand because the harm inflicted outweighs religious freedom.</p><p>In a 335-page decision, Chief Justice Robert Bauman wrote that the ban on polygamy violates Canada&rsquo;s Charter of Rights of Freedoms but is constitutional because the practice causes harm to women and children.</p><p> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 20:16:46 +0000 Craig McCulloch 3280 at http://kplu.org Ban on polygamy upheld in Canada; investigations under way